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Tech body hunts for head

A quango charged with allocating funding for innovative technologies has advertised for a new chief.The Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) advertised for a chair for the Technology Strategy Board (TSB) on Tuesday.

March 9, 2011 by

AMD recaps 2008 green and sustainability initiatives

For those of you who are beginning to account for sustainability strategy in your IT purchasing habits, Advanced Micro Devices has just published its two annual proclamations about its green and corporate responsibility efforts. Among the programs/milestones you can read about:The AMD Changing the Game initiative, which is focused on encouraging the development of video games that impart social issues and values, and promote math, science and technology skills.

August 28, 2009 by

Workforce Alignment & Optimization - Bridging the Strategy/Execution Gap

Here is a two part video discussion with Tom Fisher, VP of Cloud Computing and David Karel, VP of Product Marketing at SuccessFactors I recorded at their SuccessConnect Conference.Successfactors, as I wrote earlier this week, provide an Integrated talent performance management software as a service offering that aims to optimize workforces of all sizes and bridge the gap between strategy and execution.

June 11, 2009 by

Intuit makes two-pronged PaaS and SaaS push

Hard on the heels of its $170 million acquisition of SaaS vendor PayCycle, Intuit is extending its platform-as-a-service offering to support applications built and hosted on third-party development platforms - a PaaS strategy we've not seen from other vendors

June 2, 2009 by

CIO strategic competencies for 2009

The Center for CIO Leadership has released research measuring CIO skills in four areas linked to enterprise success: leadership; business strategy and process; innovation and growth; and organization and talent management. This study does an important job highlighting CIO progress while highlighting areas where improvements are needed.

December 22, 2008 by's bold development platform vision [includes executive podcast]'s Tour de Force roadshow is traveling around the world to present the company's platform as a service (PaaS) strategy, which it calls According to Marc Benioff,'s ebullient CEO, the company's long-term vision for PaaS represents nothing less a sea change for software development.Also listen to my podcast interview with Steve Cakebread, President and Chief Strategy Officer of Steve comments on his company's strategy, discusses on-premises software, and presents's vision for mobile devices.

April 23, 2008 by

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